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34, Chiseldon

Description: 34

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318317

OS Grid Reference: SU1725880741
OS Grid Coordinates: 417258, 180741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5253, -1.7526

Location: Chiseldon, Swindon SN4 0QG

Locality: Chiseldon
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 0QG

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Listing Text

No 34
SU 18 SE 11/177 26.1.55


Datestone I W M. One and a half storey thatched cottage. Rubble. One brick
1 7 4 1
chimney on ridge. Three eyebrow dormers, 2 light casements, and 3 ground floor
windows, one formerly a door. Timber lintels. Door left of centre with datestone
over. This was the model of the house of the principal character in "The Gamekeeper
at Home" by Richard Jefferies (1848-87), poet-naturalist, a local man.

Listing NGR: SU1725880741

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Source: English Heritage

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